Self catering Loire Valley
Self catering holidays
A visit to the Seventh Continent Aquarium is a deep sea voyage, a complete immersion where each aquarium represents one sea from around the globe, a particular ecosystem or marine environment.
This way visitors can discover more than 500 animal species from around the world.
Let your senses be awakened by the tactile tank and complete your visit with the special space dedicated to the deep ocean where you can learn all about luminescence.
Built by the Germans during the Second World War, the Saint-Nazaire Submarine Base is a rare testimony to naval architecture.
Built in concrete, the base covered over four hectares in total. Although it suffered considerable damage under allied bombing, the base still has a few historically significant remains.
Renovation work was carried out and the base is now home to tourist centres such as the International Ocean Liner Centre, the submarine L'Espadon and an ecomuseum.
From the terrace you can admire an exceptional view over the town.
Featuring thalassotherapy sea water spas, long sandy beaches and the casino, La Baule is the perfect place for relaxation and leisure. Come try your luck at the La Baule Casino Barrière.
There are lots of slot machines to introduce beginners to the games, while more experienced players can head to the Roulette or Blackjack tables.
The casino regularly organises themed dinners, activities or events.
A listed historical monument, the Château de Careil became a defensive site during the religious wars in the 14thth century. Then it experienced numerous transformations, becoming a castellany then being auctioned.
It saw numerous families invest in it before being transformed once again into all year round accommodation.
Nowadays, it can be visited in a traditional way, with candles or in period costume. You can organise your child's birthday there.
The Château de Talmont-Saint-Hilaire was the residence of the famous Richard the Lionheart, King of England.
The Château de Talmont-Saint-Hilaire, built in the 20th century has survived the centuries despite some misfortune. Severely damaged during the religious wars, it was demolished on the order of Louis XIII in the 17th century.
Although in part in ruins, the Château de Talmont-Saint-Hilaire remains an historic monument.